Welder

Location
Morris, Minnesota (US)
Salary
Weekly Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, 401K
Posted
Aug 11, 2017
Role
Welder
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time

PRIMARY FUNCTION
The primary function of a Welder is to assemble, tack, and weld pre-fabricated steel parts into the finished machine or sub-assembly.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Equipment is operated safely
  • Assembly is completed according to planned schedule
  • Work meets all quality standards
  • Work area is clean and orderly

PRIMARY TASKS

  • Read and interpret blueprint detail drawings and dimension styles
  • Prepare weld surfaces as required
  • Determine welder settings as required
  • Apply proper weld for given position and materials
  • Verify final weld penetration and aesthetics
  • Update paperwork to reflect any changes
  • Operate and maintain equipment safely – Welder, ironworker, band saw, drill presses, and other equipment, as required
  • Follow safe operating and lifting procedures for jib overhead cranes
  • Operate forklift according to safe operating procedures, including acquisition and maintenance of training certificate

OTHER TASKS

  • Keep floor clean and free of steel and tools, sweeping when necessary

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Reliable attendance is critical
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to read blueprints
  • Read 1/8”, 1/16”, and 1/32” gradations on tape measure
  • Convert feet to inches and vice versa